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au·di·tor

 (ô′dĭ-tər)
n.
1. One that audits accounts.
2. One who audits a course.
3. One who hears; a listener.

[Middle English, from Anglo-Norman auditour, from Latin audītor, listener, from audīre, to hear; see au- in Indo-European roots.]

auditor

(ˈɔːdɪtə)
n
1. (Professions) a person qualified to audit accounts
2. (Accounting & Book-keeping) a person qualified to audit accounts
3. a person who hears or listens
4. (Education) Austral and US and Canadian a registered student who attends a class that is not an official part of his course of study, without actively participating it
[C14: from Old French auditeur, from Latin audītor a hearer]
ˌaudiˈtorial adj

au•di•tor

(ˈɔ dɪ tər)

n.
1. a person authorized to examine accounts and give a report.
2. a student who attends a course to listen but not receive credit.
3. a hearer; listener.
[1300–50; hearer]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.auditor - someone who listens attentivelyauditor - someone who listens attentively  
audience - a gathering of spectators or listeners at a (usually public) performance; "the audience applauded"; "someone in the audience began to cough"
beholder, observer, perceiver, percipient - a person who becomes aware (of things or events) through the senses
eavesdropper - a secret listener to private conversations
2.auditor - a student who attends a course but does not take it for creditauditor - a student who attends a course but does not take it for credit
educatee, pupil, student - a learner who is enrolled in an educational institution
3.auditor - a qualified accountant who inspects the accounting records and practices of a business or other organizationauditor - a qualified accountant who inspects the accounting records and practices of a business or other organization
accountant, comptroller, controller - someone who maintains and audits business accounts
internal auditor - an auditor who is an employee of the company whose records are audited and who provides information to the management and board of directors

auditor

noun inspector, critic, investigator, supervisor, superintendent, censor, examiner, scrutinizer, checker, overseer, scrutineer They were singled out for criticism in the auditor's report.
Translations
مُراجِع الـحِسَاباتمُراقِب حِسابات
auditor
revisor
tilintarkastaja
revizor
könyvszakértõrevizor
endurskoðandiendurskoîandi
会計監査人
감사관
revízor účtov
revisor
ผู้สอบบัญชี
denetçihesap denetmenimurakıp
kiểm toán viên

auditor

[ˈɔːdɪtəʳ] N
1. (Comm, Fin) → auditor(a) m/f
auditor's reportinforme m de auditoría
2. (US) (Univ) → oyente mf, estudiante mf libre

auditor

[ˈɔːdɪtər] nresponsable mf de l'audit

auditor

n
(Comm) → Rechnungsprüfer(in) m(f), → Buchprüfer(in) m(f)
(US Univ) → Gasthörer(in) m(f)
(= listener)Zuhörer(in) m(f)

auditor

[ˈɔːdɪtəʳ] nrevisore m dei conti

audit

(ˈoːdit) noun
an official examination of financial accounts.
verb
to examine financial accounts officially.
ˈauditor noun
a person who audits accounts.

auditor

مُراجِع الـحِسَابات auditor revisor Wirtschaftsprüfer ορκωτός λογιστής auditor tilintarkastaja auditeur revizor revisore dei conti 会計監査人 감사관 accountant revisor audytor auditor аудитор revisor ผู้สอบบัญชี denetçi kiểm toán viên 审计员
References in classic literature ?
A table studded with fleurs-de-lis stood at one end, with a large arm-chair of carved oak, which belonged to the provost and was empty, and a stool on the left for the auditor, Master Florian.
Imagine, in fact, at the provost's table, leaning upon his elbows between two bundles of documents of cases, with his foot on the train of his robe of plain brown cloth, his face buried in his hood of white lamb's skin, of which his brows seemed to be of a piece, red, crabbed, winking, bearing majestically the load of fat on his cheeks which met under his chin, Master Florian Barbedienne, auditor of the Châtelet.
You know the auditor told you it was a bad business.
The auditor wrote out a petition for you," continued Tushin, "and you ought to sign it and ask this gentleman to take it.
As the sacred edifice was too much thronged to admit another auditor, she took up her position close beside the scaffold of the pillory.
And you, my brother," continued the Elder, fixing his angry eyes upon his single auditor, "will you not plant yours there, too, under the shadow of our flag?
In each member of that frenzied company, whose own burning thoughts had become their exclusive world, he sought an auditor for the story of his individual wrong, and interpreted their laughter and tears as his reward of scorn or pity.
The gentleman appeared to be enumerating all his qualities to his auditors; and, as I have said, the auditors seeming to have great deference for the narrator, they every moment burst into fits of laughter.
But Eustace told me that these myths were the most singular things in the world, and that he was invariably astonished, whenever he began to relate one, by the readiness with which it adapted itself to the childish purity of his auditors.
They are better satisfied when they can keep their auditors awake.
The speaker, who was the father of the recreant young Indian, looked round and about him, as if seeking commendation of his stoicism in the eyes of the auditors.
Time was not given to reflect on the merits, or rather the demerits, of most of the different individuals to whom he alluded, in consequence of the rapid manner in which he ran over their names; but so cunningly did he time his events, and so thrillingly did he make his appeals, aided as they were by the power of his deep-toned and stirring voice, that each of them struck an answering chord in the breast of some one of his auditors.